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From serial killers to secrets of war, you’ll be sitting on the edge of your seat this week with DStv doccies

There’s so much to learn from the past so why not take a break and build your knowledge with these awesome new shows on DStv.

Battle of Britain: The Race for the Radar

Using new technology, the battle of Britain was won in large part because of the advantages that radar gave to the RAF. Watch as this show goes in-depth to share which key oversights by the Germans allowed the radar to bring them to their knees.

Sunday 27 September on History (DStv 186) at 21:10

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Lost Gold of WWII S2

A treasure-hunters’ dream! Lost Gold of WWII returns to continue the search for some of the largest treasures in modern history. Come along as the show narrows down the search for billions of dollars of stolen loot to just three key sites. Using new technology, the hosts must learn to navigate waterfalls, craters and tunnels.

Friday 25 September on History (DStv 186) at 20:15

Battle of Britain 80: Allies at War

Watch this incredible show as it commemorates the soldiers who participated in aerial battles during World War II. Ian McLachlan, well-known aviation history author, shares forgotten stories from both sides and there is also a rare look at the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force and overseas pilots who contributed to this fateful period.

Sunday 27 September on History (DStv 186) at 20:15

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Serial Killer Sundays

Don’t watch this alone! Every week, this series shines a spotlight on some of America’s most horrific serial killers. Sharing unseen footage that includes interview tapes, testimonies and police reports, we get to see a new side to famous killers like Jeffrey Dahmer, Ted Bundy and Aileen Wournos.

Sunday 27 September on Investigation Discovery (DStv 171) at 21:00

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